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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidinium depressum (Bailey) Balech, 1974 
AphiaID: 110217

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolata (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyzozoa (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDinozoa (Subphylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDinoflagellata (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridiniales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidiniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidinium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidinium Bergh, 1882
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridinium depressum Bailey, 1854 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidinium parallelum Paulsen, 1907 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoperidinium parallelum Broch, 1906
Sources  original description Balech E. 1974. El genero Protoperidinium Bergh 1881 (Peridinium Ehrenberg 1831, partim). Rev. Mus. Argentina Cienc. Nat. "Bernardino Rivadavia" Inst. Nac. Invest. Cienc. Nat., Hidrobiologia 4: 1-79. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlankenberge [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNieuwpoort [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLebanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlanktonNet Image 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (46 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:46669 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet general for group: both heterotrophic (eat other organisms) and autotrophic (photosynthetic) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution coastal and oceanic; cosmopolitan in polar to tropical waters. Often abundant. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance General: known for producing dangerous toxins, particularly when in large numbers, called "red tides" because the cells are so abundant they make water change color. Also they can produce non-fatal or fatal amounts of toxins in predators (particularly shellfish) that may be eaten by humans. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: both sexual and asexual [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110217
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Brandt, Sue
2006-07-27 06:55:24Z  changed  Estensoro, Itziar
2010-01-15 07:09:15Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Protoperidinium depressum (Bailey) Balech, 1974. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110217 on 2014-09-21
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